Japan’s Abe backs Trump over lack of DPRK deal, wants to meet Kim


Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday that he fully backed U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to end his summit with leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un without an agreement.

“I fully support President Trump’s decision not to make the easy choice,” Abe said following a telephone call with Trump.